Business & Community Partners
There are more than 365 business and community partners that are actively involved in the Academies of Nashville, engaging students and teachers in several ways, including:
Loaned Classroom Instructor
Career Exploration Fair
Provide Learning Supplies
Academy Advisory Board
Industry Certification Exam Tutors
Due to the direct involvement from Academy partnerships within each school, each Academy offers practical, hands-on learning across all curriculum in five industry-related areas:
Arts, Media & Communications
Business, Marketing & Information Technology
Engineering, Manufacturing & Industrial Technology
Health & Public Services
Hospitality & Tourism
Business Engagement Structure
A committee of the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce that supports the reform effort through advocacy in both policy and the community.
Alignment Nashville manages an A-Team that provides ongoing progress monitoring and support for new initiatives of the Academies
5 industry-specific councils convened by the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce who provide a district-wide perspective of their industry area and academies.
A school based board composed of an academy’s partners, teachers, parents, students, and other stakeholders.
An individual business or organization that works with an academy during the school year and is overseen by the PENCIL.